Haynie Strike Out Cancer Softball Tournament great success


PEARLAND — Pearland head coach Laneigh Clark and her coaching staff do a remarkable job when organizing the Jennifer Haynie Strike Out Cancer Softball Tournament.

One of the main objectives of the tournament is to help raise money for Cancer research. Pearland HS led the nation among other high schools across the country in the amount of financial support for this worthy and needed cause.

There were some outstanding teams who invaded the area and fans got to see some top-notch softball by some of the state's finest players.

The Pearland community also stepped up to the plate in supporting the overall tournament including some of the area's top restaurants who provided food for the coaches and umpires.

Those restaurants include: Big Horn BBQ, Jet's Pizza, Stadia Grill, Marco's Pizza, Raising Cane's, Subway, Lupe Tortilla, Casa Ole', and Central Texas BBQ.

Games were played at six locations including Pearland HS, Dawson HS, Dobie HS, Alvin HS, Santa Fe HS, and Manvel HS.

Here are the results of some of the area teams:







Thursday, Feb. 25
Foster 4 - Friendswood 0
Fort Bend Dulles 8 - Friendswood 7
Dawson 13 - LSA 1
Dawson 9 - Tomball 2
Barbers Hill 10 - Manvel 2
Manvel 12 - Calhoun 1
Pearland 0 - Cy-Fair 0 (tie)
Flower Mound 1 - Pearland 0

Friday, Feb. 26
Friendswood 1 - Tomball 0
Manvel 8 - Friendswood 6
Manvel 11- Summer Creek 4
Dawson 3 - Sterling 0
Dawson 6 - Calvary 2
Pearland 3 - Katy 0
Pearland 3 - Kingwood 2

Saturday, Feb. 27
Friendswood 9 - Dobie 2
Friendswood 5 - George Ranch 5 (tie)
Oak Ridge 9 - Dawson 7
Katy 9 - Dawson 0
Manvel 8 - LD Bell 4
Pearland 5 - Calvary 4
Deer Park 8 - Pearland 0